Education and experience

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Ph.D. – November 2016, Dept. of Geosciences, Princeton University
Thesis Title – Examination of the rate-state friction equations under large perturbations from steady sliding: A theoretical and experimental study.
Advisor – Dr. Allan Rubin

MS. – September 2011, Dept. of Earth Sciences, University of Western Ontario, Canada
Thesis Title – Statistical Analysis of Aftershocks Triggered by Supershear Ruptures.
Advisor – Dr. Robert Shcherbakov

M. Tech. in Geophysics – May 2009, Dept. of Earth Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
Thesis Title – Fractal Modeling of Earthquake Dynamics and Aftershock Statistics: Simple Complexity.
Advisor – Dr. Kamal

B. Sc. – May 2006, Dept. of Physics, Banaras Hindu University, India
Physics (with Hons.)


11/2018-Present: Visiting Assistant Professor, SEOCS, IIT Bhubaneswar.                  12/2016-10/2018: Post-Doctoral Scholar, Tufts University.
09/2011-11/2016: Research Assistant, Princeton University.
06/2009-08/2011: Research Assistant, University of Western Ontario.
01/2008-05/2009: Research Assistant, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.
05/2008-07/2008: Visiting Student Fellow, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics.